It is important to stagger the joints of each joint as shown. Place pieces close together without overlapping or creating gaps. After the sod is installed, moisten the yard, but make sure the grass does not become soggy.
To finish installing your turf, fill a sod roller 1/2 full of water. Roll the sod lengthwise and then widthwise as shown in the diagram. This ensures the sod will have soil to soil contact and also helps to press the seams together